Emerge Colorado is seeking a part-time support person at 10 hours per week to assist the Executive Director in duties including event planning, communications, data entry, and operations coordination.
The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to manage multiple detail-oriented tasks simultaneously, be extremely organized, and able to manage a varied workload without daily oversight. This position is an opportunity to engage with political professionals and women candidates, learn more about Colorado politics, and help support the premier recruitment and training program for Colorado women interested in pursuing elected office.
This is a part-time paid position based in Denver and reports to Emerge Colorado’s Executive Director.
About Emerge Colorado
Emerge Colorado is a political nonprofit organization whose mission is to recruit and train Democratic women in Colorado to run for office and win. We have one paid staff person, our Executive Director, based in Denver. We run a six-month program that trains approximately 25 women a year to run for office, as well as a variety of shorter trainings throughout the year. We work closely with our 300 alumnae, political professionals, candidates, and partners to ensure women’s voices are elevated in politics and represented in government. This year we will run multiple trainings on the Western Slope, formalize our alumnae committee, and hold multiple community engagement events. We also provide support to our current cohort and mentorship and coaching to our 2019-2020 candidates.
We’re seeking candidates who excel in self-direction and accountability, are results-oriented, and have strong project management skills. Strong applicants will have:
Compensation is $15/hour without benefits.
How to apply
Please send a one-page or less cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Coordinator” in the subject line of the email. Please include your potential start/end dates, any limitations you have regarding scheduling working hours, and relevant experience. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis but priority will be given to early applicants.
Emerge Colorado strives to reflect the diverse communities we serve. Applicants who contribute to this diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.